What One Firm's Filings Reveal About Labeling Class Actions

By Jessica Miller, Nina Rose and Jordan Schwartz (March 11, 2021, 7:43 PM EST) -- Late last year, in a Law360 guest article titled "The State of Consumer Class Actions Amid COVID-19," we provided an empirical analysis of current consumer class action filings, explaining that while the ongoing pandemic has slowed the filing of consumer class action complaints, the one category of class action lawsuits where filings have increased is putative false labeling actions.

In that same article, we noted that one law firm in particular, New York-based Sheehan & Associates PC, filed 15 of the 38 labeling class action complaints that were filed in federal courts in October, alleging various theories of deception with respect...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!